LECTURER IN DANISH

Location
Wisconsin, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Apr 27, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Job no: 233469-AS
Work type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: L&S/GERMAN NORDIC & SLAVIC
Location: Madison
Categories: Instructional



Position Summary:

Teach Danish 1st Year, 2nd Year, and 3rd Year classes. The instructor will be responsible for teaching preparation, preparation of syllabi, adapting teaching material, holding office hours, student performance evaluations, full and regular participation in departmental pedagogical activities, regular meetings and collaboration with department pedagogy specialist.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

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Degree and Area of Specialization:

Minimum of a MA, or equivalent in Scandinavian Studies, or related field, with Danish as the specialized language required.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Native or near-native proficiency in Danish required.
Prior teaching experience a benefit.
Prior extended knowledge of contemporary Danish culture required.

Additional Information:

There is a possibility this position can be extended in subsequent semesters to teach one or more of course(s) listed on this PVL, or similar courses within the department. This position may become renewable if there is a need for an ongoing appointment.

Department(s):

A487000-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/GERMAN NORDIC & SLAVIC

Work Type:

Full or Part Time: 66.6% - 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal, 9 month appointment.
This position has the possibility to be extended or converted to an ongoing appointment based on need and/or funding

Salary:

Minimum $42,124 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please upload your cover letter, CV, and a list of references including current supervisor via the online system.

Contact:

Thomas Dubois
tadubois@wisc.edu
608-262-1844
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )





Official Title:

SENIOR LECTURER(D80BN) or LECTURER(D80DN) or ASSOC LECTURER(D80FN)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Terminal

Job Number:

233469-AS

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Applications Open: Apr 27 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: May 11 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time